Portuguese Language and Literature

While Portuguese Language and Literature has degrees up to the Doctors degree research scholarship, the majority of students study towards a Bachelors degree. Students major in Portuguese Language and Literature all over the country, though the major sees the most graduates in Massachusetts. The average starting salary for an undergraduate degree in Portuguese Language and Literature is $42,100.

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Gender

Total Students
44
Total Males
20
Total Females
24

Degree Type

  • Total Bachelors degree

    28

  • Total Masters degree

    9

  • Total Doctors degree research scholarship

    6

  • Total Award of less than 1 academic year Degree

    1

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See where Portuguese Language and Literature is the most popular major in the U.S.
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Top Colleges for Portuguese Language and Literature

United States Military Academy is a top choice for students who want to study Portuguese Language and Literature. Students can study up to a Doctors degree research scholarship at the school. United States Military Academy grants around 4 degreess to students majoring in Portuguese Language and Literature each year. However, the University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth and Brown University are also options to consider. Take a look at the college options in the table below.

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Careers for Portuguese Language and Literature Majors

The highest paying careers for Portuguese Language and Literature majors include Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary, Interpreters and Translators . But, something else to consider is how much demand there is for certain positions. Careers that are in high need that a degree in Portuguese Language and Literature can prepare you for are Interpreters and Translators, Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary .

Top Paying Careers for Portuguese Language and Literature

  1. Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary   (Median Wage: $67,640)
  2. Interpreters and Translators   (Median Wage: $49,930)

Most in Demand Careers for Portuguese Language and Literature

  1. Interpreters and Translators
  2. Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary
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